BJP prime minister hopeful Narendra Modi and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, the most recent star in the Indian political horizons, will jostle for space in the skies of Indore this Makar Sankranti, January 14.
The hostel superintendent at a government girls' hostel in Betma forced an eighth class scheduled caste girl to do 500 sit ups, after she refused to clean the toilet at the superintendent's residence on August 8.
In a shocking display of high-handedness, school authorities at the government school at Sagore town in Dhar district (about 35 kilometres from Indore) made male students strip before they were allowed to sit for their board exams, Milind R Lashkari reports.
Scores of Adhyapaks (contractual teachers) on the third day of their indefinite strike, staged demonstration at the Krishnapura Chattris and organised “Shahi Bhoj” on Wednesday.
Traditions of Mysore, Jaipur and Kullu are synonymous with grand Dussehra celebrations but not many know that the festival is royally celebrated only 55km West of Indore in the erstwhile Jamniya state capital in Vidhya region.
Prisons are no longer seen as places where criminals are kept to pay for their crimes. The Indore Central Jail is set to become a shopping destination for Indoreans from where they can buy goods produced by jail inmates.
"There can be no bigger motivation for me than representing India at the 2016 Rio Olympics, but for the time being, I am focusing on the upcoming ISSF World Cup," said London Olympics silver medallist Subedar Major Vijay Kumar.
“We are trying our best to get IPL (Indian Premier League) team franchise to Indore, but the final decision will be taken by the BCCI and the IPL Committee,” Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) president and union minister of state for commerce and industry Jyotiraditya Scindia said on Friday.
In the first reported case of honour killing in Indore, a man strangled his daughter after failing to convince her against eloping with her boyfriend, walked to the police station and "confessed" to the crime during the early hours of Sunday.
The stepson of local BJP corporator, grandson of a Congress corporator and sons of two advocates are among the 11 arrested for the gangrape of two girls from Betma by 16 people. HT